Oct. 29 update: Addressing Walter Wallace Jr. tragedy; COVID-19 and voting updates; Public schools being shortchanged

(1 day ago)

My thoughts on the Walter Wallace Jr. tragedy, updates on COVID-19, the flu and voting; news on education funding; plus more in my latest email. Read more

 

WATCH: My farewell speech after 8 years as your representative

(Oct 28, 2020)

Even if we weren’t always in agreement about every issue, I hope you felt your voice was heard and respected during my tenure. I hope I represented our diverse community fairly and with honor. And I wish nothing but the best for the future representative and the entire community, of which I will proudly remain an active member. Read more

 

Have a Plan to Vote, and ACT SOON!

(Oct 27, 2020)

Please, make a plan now to ensure your voice is heard on Nov. 3. However you decide to do it, please vote! Read more

 

McCarter Recalls Legislative Career In Farewell Speech

(Oct 27, 2020)

Pa. state Rep. Steve McCarter will be ending his eight-year career in the state House of Representatives. He thanked staff, family and friends for their support. He also noted his key areas of policy concern and gave a plea to House members to act in a bipartisan manner to address key policy needs in this incredible period of change and disruption during the pandemic. Read more

 

Oct. 23 update: Questions about Mail-in Ballots; COVID Cases on the Rise; Updates from the Legislature

(Oct 23, 2020)

If you applied for a mail-in ballot on or before Oct. 12 and have not yet received your ballot, there's a way to provide your information, and Voter Services will reply with the details of the status of your application within 24 hours. Read more

 

Oct. 16 update: Get your Flu Shot; updates on COVID-19 and Health Insurance; Voting Deadline Reminder

(Oct 16, 2020)

Montgomery County is hosting drive-thru and walk-up flu clinics throughout October at various locations throughout the region. Read more

 

Oct. 9 update: News and reminders on COVID-19 and the upcoming election

(Oct 09, 2020)

As Election Day approaches, my office is receiving a great number of questions on voting, from the available options this year to the safety and security of each option. Read more

 

Oct. 2 update: COVID-19 spreads to the President and to another House colleague

(Oct 02, 2020)

Please, continue to wear masks, maintain safe distances when in public and stay home when you’re sick. Download the COVID Alert PA App to help with contact tracing efforts. And, together, we will get through this. Read more

 

Sept. 25 Update: Flu shot clinics coming up; Plus, help fight COVID-19 with your phone

(Sep 25, 2020)

Dear Neighbor, There are some helpful events coming up in Montgomery County, and I wanted to make sure you have the details. Read more

 

McCarter lauds $134,300 development grant for Cisco Park

(Sep 24, 2020)

“As a longtime advocate for the environment and having the ability to enjoy the outdoors, I am thrilled with this announcement from DCNR,” McCarter said. “The improvements and continued development at James A. Cisco Park only serve to make our community better and safer, and I look forward to enjoying more time at the park once the project is completed.” Read more

 

Sept. 18 update: Shanah Tovah! Plus, a victory for voters, fresh food grants and more

(Sep 18, 2020)

“This is a victory that will help ensure that every eligible voter will more easily be able to cast their ballot and have it counted fairly." Read more

 

McCarter announces $120K in fresh food grants for two local grocers

(Sep 17, 2020)

“Ensuring food security is always crucial, but it’s been of particular importance as we continue to work through the COVID-19 pandemic that has levied economic struggle against so many,” McCarter said. “These grants will help these local grocers keep their shelves stocked with healthy and affordable foods while also safeguarding customers and employees from the coronavirus.” Read more

 

Sept. 11 update: Remembering and reflecting on the lives lost 19 years ago today

(Sep 11, 2020)

Please, take a few moments today to remember those innocent lives lost and think how we can better move forward to prevent such a tragedy from ever occurring again. Read more

 

Sept. 4 update: Happy Labor Day Weekend!

(Sep 04, 2020)

It’s the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend, and I wanted to take the opportunity to salute the women and men of Organized Labor and the everyday sacrifices they make for their families and communities. Read more

 

Comitta and McCarter introduce legislation to reduce carbon pollution from PA electric power sector at least 90% by 2040

(Sep 03, 2020)

“Because the federal government has abdicated its responsibility on climate change, it's up to the rest of us to take the lead in enacting equitable policies to mitigate the growing impacts of climate change,” McCarter said. Read more

 

Flu vaccines and U.S census bureau reminders

(Sep 02, 2020)

Two things you don't want to forget this fall: getting your flu shot and filling out the U.S. Census. Read more

 

Aug. 28 update: Flu shots; police reform, LIHEAP benefits and more

(Aug 28, 2020)

Thank you to everyone who came to my Drive-Thru Influenza Inoculation event this week. I cannot stress enough the importance of a flu shot this year. Read more

 

Aug. 21 update: Moving in the right direction in terms of COVID-19 case counts

(Aug 21, 2020)

Let’s keep it up, remain diligent in our masking and physical distancing efforts, and, eventually, we will get through this. Read more

 

Summer 2020 Newsletter: We still have much to do!

(Aug 21, 2020)

My final newsletter provides updates on COVID-19, new legislation, police reform, and a thank-you to my staff. Read more

 

McCarter legislation aims to reduce financial burden on public school districts, taxpayers

(Aug 18, 2020)

“As our public schools plan to reopen in safe and orderly manners, we need to ensure that cost for cyber charter school tuition does not become overwhelming in the process,” McCarter continued. “Cyber charters do not face the same financial needs that public school districts face to commence in-person learning in an era of the novel coronavirus.” Read more

 

Oct. 29 update: Addressing Walter Wallace Jr. tragedy; COVID-19 and voting updates; Public schools being shortchanged
1 day ago

WATCH: My farewell speech after 8 years as your representative
Oct 28, 2020

Have a Plan to Vote, and ACT SOON!
Oct 27, 2020

McCarter Recalls Legislative Career In Farewell Speech
Oct 27, 2020

Oct. 23 update: Questions about Mail-in Ballots; COVID Cases on the Rise; Updates from the Legislature
Oct 23, 2020

Oct. 16 update: Get your Flu Shot; updates on COVID-19 and Health Insurance; Voting Deadline Reminder
Oct 16, 2020

Oct. 9 update: News and reminders on COVID-19 and the upcoming election
Oct 09, 2020

Oct. 2 update: COVID-19 spreads to the President and to another House colleague
Oct 02, 2020

Sept. 25 Update: Flu shot clinics coming up; Plus, help fight COVID-19 with your phone
Sep 25, 2020

McCarter lauds $134,300 development grant for Cisco Park
Sep 24, 2020

Sept. 18 update: Shanah Tovah! Plus, a victory for voters, fresh food grants and more
Sep 18, 2020

McCarter announces $120K in fresh food grants for two local grocers
Sep 17, 2020

Sept. 11 update: Remembering and reflecting on the lives lost 19 years ago today
Sep 11, 2020

Sept. 4 update: Happy Labor Day Weekend!
Sep 04, 2020

Comitta and McCarter introduce legislation to reduce carbon pollution from PA electric power sector at least 90% by 2040
Sep 03, 2020

Flu vaccines and U.S census bureau reminders
Sep 02, 2020

Aug. 28 update: Flu shots; police reform, LIHEAP benefits and more
Aug 28, 2020

Aug. 21 update: Moving in the right direction in terms of COVID-19 case counts
Aug 21, 2020

Summer 2020 Newsletter: We still have much to do!
Aug 21, 2020

McCarter legislation aims to reduce financial burden on public school districts, taxpayers
Aug 18, 2020